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Collection Description

Collection Title
Miscellaneous Concert Programmes, UK venues (1890-2005)
Unique Identifier
Box 57
Miscellaneous Concert Programmes, UK venues: 1 box (1890-2005)
Collection of ca. 75 miscellaneous programmes, leaflets, posters, and prospectuses from various UK venues (excluding Glasgow, Edinburgh and London). Performances of mainly orchestral music, choral music, and opera.

Highlights of the collection:
Liverpool Philharmonic Society conducted by Thomas Beecham: no venue named (21/10/30). With analytical notes and musical examples.
2 programmes from musicals performed at His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen (1927)
BBC Music Magazine's Guide to Music Festivals 2001
Progamme from Gael Force 2000, a festival of arts and entertainment in Dumfries and Galloway
Edinburgh Orchestra conducted by J.C. MacGowan: Aberystwyth Marine Pier (22,23/8/1890)
2 programmes from the York Early Music Festival, 1985 and 1987, each containing details of all performances and performers during the festival.
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra conducted by Paavo Järvi with Leif Ove Andsnes (piano) and Håkan Hardenberger (trumpet): Birmingham Symphony Hall (21/10/97)
Hawick Choral Society: Pavilion Theatre, Hawick (21/2/34)
Medea String Quartet: Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, University of York (10/11/93)
Edinburgh Bach Choir and Liberton High School Chamber Choir, conducted by James Sloggie: St. Michael's Church, Linlithgow (3/4/77)
Evelyn Campbell (soprano), Iain Robertson (bass-baritone), Nan Scott (drama-recitalist) and Elizabeth Galloway (piano): Youth House, Scarinish, Tiree (13/11/59)
Date range of collection
1890 - 2005
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific

Location Details

Edinburgh Central Library, Music Library
George IV Bridge Edinburgh EH1 1EG United Kingdom
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Collections Overview
Special collection on Edinburgh Festival 1947 to date
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council